As stated before, Books is an application, maintained by just one author, who should know about the expected data. Thus, there is no user interface with immediate response after each input or lots of hints. Of course, those features are essential for an application for potentially “unknown” users. Later on, when developing Alumni, we will cover those features in detail. However, a validation is useful to prevent the user from entering data which might not fit the database. Continue reading
I finished the chapter “Internationalization and Localization” of my book “Web Development with Java and JSF”  . Now the book reached about 250 pages.
Source code for the applications as described so far is available from . Developed with the current version of NetBeans and GlassFish.
Looking for a French, Spanish, German or other translation? Just a few days after its release, NetBeans 8.0.1 is available for a couple of different languages .
The latest version of NetBeans is available for download now . For more information read the New and Noteworthy page .
Have you heard about the series “My top 5 NetBeans features”? NetBeans users report their favorite features. I just want to point out only one small (and almost hidden), but valuable feature, which is included in the upcoming version NetBeans 8.0.1.